Stock Revamps on Eco Changes: Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD), Finisar (NASDAQ:FNSR)

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) [Trend Analysis] swings enthusiastically in regular trading session, it an increase of 8.16% to close at $10.34. Processor and graphics chip manufacturer AMD reported its annual driver suite refresh on Thursday. Called Crimson ReLive Edition, it follows the Crimson Edition launched in 2015, and Catalyst Omega in 2014. The driver suite supports both Radeon and Radeon pro brands, and includes Radeon Loom, support for the third-party open source benchmarking tool OCAT, TressFX 4.0, and loads more.

According to AMD, Crimson ReLive Edition provides a slight performance gain over the Crimson 16.6.2 driver suite. In a provided chart, the company states that the new software generates an eight percent increase in performance in Ashes of the Singularity, 7 percent in Batman Arkham Knight, 4 percent in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, 7 percent in Shadow of Mordor, and 6 percent in Overwatch. Moving forward to saw long-term intention, the experts calculate Return on Investment of -27.10%. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 490.86% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with 5.62%. AMD last month stock price volatility remained 5.82%.

Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a gain of 5.86% to 34.13 with around 4.39 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) declared that financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2017, ended October 30, 2016.

“I am pleased to announce that Finisar achieved all-time quarterly records for revenues and profits in our second quarter. Revenues were $369.9 million, an increase of $28.5 million, or 8.4% over the first quarter. This growth was primarily driven by strong demand for 100G transceivers. In addition, consumer demand for wavelength selective switch and ROADM line card products was strong. Our gross margins improved importantly due to a favorable product mix and leverage achieved from our vertical integration with larger volumes. The combination of revenues being at the higher end of our guidance range with higher gross margins resulted in earnings per fully diluted share above our guidance range,” said Jerry Rawls, Finisar’s Chief Executive Officer. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 203.11% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -2.46%.

Similar, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 30.27% and for the year was 190.47%, while the YTD performance remained at 134.73%. FNSR has Average True Range for 14 days of 1.31.

 

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